Analyst Ratings for Interactive Brokers Group Inc. (IBKR)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Hold has been given to Interactive Brokers Group Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, IBKR received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 1 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

IBKR was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 42, implying a possible profit of 5.05 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 33, implying potential capital losses of -17.46 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -1.47 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.53 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.5 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of IBKR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 35.23 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of IBKR is 1.12.

In the trailing 52-weeks, IBKR hit 40.10 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 31.97. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 25.05 percent, and 0.3 percent lower than its 52-week high. IBKR has a P/E ratio of 39.31. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IBKR value stock report compares IBKR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of IBKR is $16.07 billion. IBKR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.